His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?
In the early 1830s, Texas, ruled by Mexico, held 20,000 U.S. settlers and 4,000 Mexican Tejanos, forcing residents to pick sides.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.